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Q & A - “Why are you having surgery, can’t you just lose weight without it?”

The reality is I have tried. I have tried multiple times each year. Sometimes, I do great, other times my attempt is over before I even start. 195 more words


Check, check, dubbel check!

Eergisteren heb ik een laatste sessie gehad bij de diëtiste. Die laatste sessie was in groep met mensen die dezelfde ingreep zullen ondergaan. Gedurende anderhalf uur kreeg ik uitvoerig info over de operatie. 233 more words

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Pre-Op Liquid Diet Difficulties

I am on day 3 of the 3-week pre-op liquid diet to shrink my liver.  I’m getting nausea and some disgusting bathroom problems I won’t specify.   742 more words

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Inspirational Quote

I just read an inspirational quote today.  It helped me feel less frightened about what I will be going through.  It’s from Terry Crews:

Once you push yourself into something new, a whole new world of opportunities opens up.  

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What Lead Me To This Choice

I’m 31 years old.  I have a husband and three rescue dogs.  I work as a computer programmer for the federal government in Canada.

I decided to have Roux en Y surgery after it was recommended to me by the medical director of a bariatric medical institute I was attending in my mid-twenties. 1,013 more words

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stumbling a bit

I had to share this little thing I came across on Pinterest because when I saw it, I had to wonder if the creator knew anyone who had, had a gastric bypass. 206 more words

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Liquid Diet

Hello, tomorrow starts my diet consisting of only liquid, so what did I do this weekend , eat like a beast!!!! Hamburgers, pasta, pizza, chocolate, sodas, fries stuff with cheese!!! 19 more words